Mr. and Mrs. Paul W. Nelson, Loose Creek, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a river cruise at a later date. Paul W. Nelson and Linda S. Schneider were married June 20, 1970, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Otto. Rev. Aurthur J. Schauer officiated. Mr. and Mrs. Nelson have two children: Heather Duffield and Travis Nelson, both of Jefferson City. They also have one grandchild, Megan Duffield.